Theory and Applications
This book explores how human geography can engage with a variety of important policy issues through linking together GIS and spatial analysis. It considers how geography can ‘outreach’ to the wider community and demonstrates the importance of applied GIS and spatial analysis for solving real world...
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
Security Strategies for the Ubiquitous Data Center
This book present the principles of cloud computing security. From a definition of terms to key issues for service contracts, it's a must-have companion for anyone charged with protecting cloud-based assets or using cloud-based security to protect traditional computing assets. The book integrates...
To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Auerbach Publications
Real Estate, Construction and Economic Development in Emerging Market Economies examines the relationships between real estate and construction sectors and explores how each sector, and the relationships between them, affect economic development in emerging market economies (EMEs). Throughout the...
To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge
This book addresses the fundamental theory, computational approaches, and experimental findings of the field of granular materials, which is important for applications as diverse as energy, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and engineering. The contents are given thematic consistency through the use of...
To Be Published October 15th 2015 by CRC Press
It is estimated that about 1 in 20 patients admitted to the hospital are admitted as a result of problems with their medication, and a further 1 in 100 hospitalized patients are harmed due to medication errors during their stay. The prescribing of medications is the most common healthcare...
To Be Published August 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Series: Journalism Studies
The development of digital media has delivered innovations and prompted tectonic shifts in all aspects of journalism practice, the journalism industry and scholarly research in the field of journalism studies; this book offers detailed accounts of changes in all three arenas. The collapse of the ‘...
To Be Published August 12th 2015 by Routledge
This volume's unifying theme is the question: Is a concept of development relevant to art? Bringing together contributions from the perspectives of philosophical aesthetics, psychoanalysis, architecture and design, and the practicing artist, as well as developmental theory in psychology, this...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press
Series: Routledge Revivals
Over the past few decades, relationships between social workers and the media have become increasingly challenging. Social workers feel aggrieved by media reporting of their profession and believe that journalists lack sufficient knowledge and experience of the social services to report matters...
To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge
Blacks, Mulattos, and the Dominican Nation is the first English translation of the classic text Los negros, los mulatos y la nación dominicana by esteemed Dominican scholar Franklin J. Franco. Published in 1969, this book was the first systematic work on the role of Afro-descendants in Dominican...
Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge
The Market, Politics and the Local Press
A survey of the role and the future prospects of the local press in the 1990s. The authors also take into account the radical changes the local press have been through with new technology and the proliferation of free newspapers....
Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge